Fun fact 2/23/16

Charles-Camille Saint-Saëns, French composer in the 19th century, is known mostly for The Carnival of the Animals. The Carnival of the Animals, a piece written for Fat Tuesday festivities, was published posthumously. Saint-Saëns thought that the piece would tarnish his reputation as a serious composer because it was too crazy.

laphil.com/carnival-of-animals-camille-saint-saens

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